Superior Court Minutes, 1699-1750, Superior Court Docket Box 1, Folder 1710-1719, New Hampshire State Archives - Confirms Judgment of Charles Banfild
Article 1, footnote 33
Chapter 2, footnote 4
… and the parties worked out an arrangement for Banfild’s prompt release. Banfild and a guarantor would enter into a penal bond obligating themselves to pay twice the amount due unless within five weeks Banfild paid to the Selectmen the taxes they claimed, less the amounts owed by taxpayers whose obligations the J.P.s had forgiven.